An Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group (AHTEG) on Digital Sequence Information on Genetic Resources was established by decision XIII/16
of the Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity. In accordance with decision NP-2/14
, the AHTEG will also serve the Nagoya Protocol.
A meeting of the AHTEG on Digital Sequence Information on Genetic Resources was convened thanks to the financial support of the Government of Canada and the European Union from 13 to 16 February 2018 in Montreal, Canada. Among other tasks, the AHTEG considered the compilation and synthesis of views and information submitted by Parties, other Governments, relevant organizations and stakeholders, as well as a fact-finding and scoping study commissioned by the Executive Secretary.
will be considered by SBSTTA-22
Meeting of the AHTEG on Digital Sequence Information on Genetic Resources (13-16 February 2018)